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Evidence-Based Complementary and Alternative Medicine
Volume 2013, Article ID 459271, 8 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2013/459271
Research Article

Therapeutic and Radiosensitizing Effects of Armillaridin on Human Esophageal Cancer Cells

1Department of Medical Research, Mackay Memorial Hospital, Taipei 25160, Taiwan
2Department of Biotechnology, Hungkuang University, Taichung 43302, Taiwan
3Department of Radiation Oncology, Mackay Memorial Hospital, Taipei 10449, Taiwan
4Graduate Institute of Pharmacology, Taipei Medical University, Taipei 11031, Taiwan

Received 9 April 2013; Revised 1 June 2013; Accepted 2 June 2013

Academic Editor: Shrikant Anant

Copyright © 2013 Chih-Wen Chi et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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